The Canadian Election Studies: Assessing Four Decades of Influence

The Canadian Election Studies: Assessing Four Decades of Influence

By: Mebs Kanji (editor), Thomas J. Scotto (editor), Antoine Bilodeau (editor)Hardback

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Description

This book will appeal to political scientists and others interested in the history of elections - party strategists, political commentators, policy-makers, and civil service employees.

About Author

Mebs Kanji is an associate professor of political science at Concordia University. Antoine Bilodeau is an associate professor of political science at Concordia University. Thomas J. Scotto is a reader in government at the University of Essex.

Contents

Introduction: Four Decades of Canadian Election Studies / Mebs Kanji, Antoine Bilodeau, and Thomas J. Scotto Part 1: The Narrative 1 Point of Departure, 1965 / John Meisel 2 Theoretical Perspectives in the Canadian Election Studies / Mildred A. Schwartz 3 To Ann Arbor ... and Back: A Comparative Perspective on Election Studies / Lawrence LeDuc 4 Advancements in Methodology: A Recurring Process / Thomas J. Scotto, Mebs Kanji, and Antoine Bilodeau 5 The Relevance and Future of the Canadian Election Studies / Richard Johnston and Andre Blais Part 2: Taking Stock 6 An Overview of the Social Dimension of Vote Choice / Elisabeth Gidengil 7 Eclipse of Class: A Review of Demographic Variables, 1974-2006 / Barry Kay and Andrea M.L. Perrella 8 Quebec versus the Rest of Canada, 1965-2006 / Richard Nadeau and Eric Belanger 9 The Structural Bases of Canadian Party Preference: Evolution and Cross-National Comparison / Richard Johnston 10 The Valence Politics Model of Electoral Choice / Harold D. Clarke and Allan Kornberg 11 Voting Turnout in a System of Multi-Level Governance / Jon H. Pammett Part 3: Conclusion 12 The Future of the Canadian Election Studies / Antoine Bilodeau, Thomas J. Scotto, and Mebs Kanji Appendix: Four Decades of Publications Based on the Canadian Election Studies Index

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780774819114
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 284
  • ID: 9780774819114
  • weight: 530
  • ISBN10: 0774819111

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